Jeanne L. Bergthold (nee Sullivan), 49, of Brookfield, died Sept. 1, 2014.

 Ms. Bergthold was born April 14, 1965. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Illinois and earned a master’s degree in education from DePaul University. She worked as an elementary school teacher in the Chicago Public Schools system.

She was the wife of James W. Bergthold; the mother of David Sullivan and Joe Bergthold; the daughter of Robert J. Sullivan and Elizabeth E. Sullivan (nee Drayton); the sister of David (Susanna) Sullivan, Daniel Sullivan and Carol (Jack) Urbanek; the sister-in-law Robert C. (Susan) Bergthold and Marilyn A. (Anthony) Sarnelli; and the aunt of many nieces and nephews.

A funeral Mass was celebrated Sept. 6 at St. Louise de Marillac Church in LaGrange Park, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.

Memorial donations are appreciated to the Bergthold Children’s Education Fund.

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.